The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 143 128 145
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 82 95 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.52% 1.69% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.81% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 37 69 56
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £48,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.50% +2.50%
Senior Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4982 5245 4944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.62% 93.15% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3688 3819 3900
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -20 34 £67,500 -3.57% 3
Slough -2 8 £80,000 +23.07% 2
Bracknell -10 3 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Maidenhead -4 2 £58,750 -16.07% 1
Senior Consultant
South East

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 45 (34.09%) Juniper
2 42 (31.82%) Cisco
3 36 (27.27%) CCIE
3 36 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 33 (25.00%) Finance
5 28 (21.21%) F5
6 24 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (17.42%) Oracle
7 23 (17.42%) CheckPoint
8 20 (15.15%) Firewall
8 20 (15.15%) Telecoms
8 20 (15.15%) Riverbed
9 19 (14.39%) Cisco IOS
9 19 (14.39%) MPLS
9 19 (14.39%) OSPF
9 19 (14.39%) BGP
9 19 (14.39%) SQL Server
9 19 (14.39%) SharePoint
9 19 (14.39%) IOS XR
9 19 (14.39%) NX-OS
10 16 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (11.36%) NetScreen
11 15 (11.36%) Clustering
11 15 (11.36%) Blue Coat
11 15 (11.36%) CCSE
12 14 (10.61%) Information Security
12 14 (10.61%) Marketing
12 14 (10.61%) Fortinet
12 14 (10.61%) IronPort

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (14.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.30%) SAS
3 5 (3.79%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.27%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.27%) JBoss
4 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.27%) Lync
5 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.76%) MTS
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) MS Office
2 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (5.30%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (5.30%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (2.27%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.27%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) Office 365
2 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) SaaS
3 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.76%) IaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.15%) Firewall
2 19 (14.39%) MPLS
2 19 (14.39%) OSPF
2 19 (14.39%) BGP
2 19 (14.39%) Cisco IOS
2 19 (14.39%) IOS XR
2 19 (14.39%) NX-OS
3 15 (11.36%) NetScreen
4 14 (10.61%) Cisco PIX
4 14 (10.61%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
6 10 (7.58%) Network Security
7 8 (6.06%) Internet
8 6 (4.55%) Broadband
9 5 (3.79%) IPv6
9 5 (3.79%) xDSL
10 3 (2.27%) LDAP
11 2 (1.52%) DNS
11 2 (1.52%) LAN
11 2 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (10.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.27%) Big Data
9 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.76%) MySQL
10 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Eclipse
1 3 (2.27%) WebLogic Workshop
1 3 (2.27%) JMeter
1 3 (2.27%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.76%) Xcode
General
1 33 (25.00%) Finance
2 20 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.61%) Marketing
4 6 (4.55%) Advertising
4 6 (4.55%) Banking
5 4 (3.03%) Retail
6 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.52%) Billing
6 2 (1.52%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.76%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.30%) HTML
1 7 (5.30%) Web Services
2 6 (4.55%) CSS
3 3 (2.27%) SOAP
3 3 (2.27%) JSON
3 3 (2.27%) jQuery
3 3 (2.27%) HTML5
3 3 (2.27%) JMS
3 3 (2.27%) CSS3
4 2 (1.52%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.52%) ODBC
5 1 (0.76%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (0.76%) Cocoa
5 1 (0.76%) iOS SDK
5 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Clustering
2 9 (6.82%) User Experience
3 7 (5.30%) Over-the-Top Content
4 6 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.55%) Video on Demand
4 6 (4.55%) IPTV
5 5 (3.79%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (2.27%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.52%) Statistics
8 2 (1.52%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.52%) iPhone
8 2 (1.52%) Social Media
8 2 (1.52%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.58%) Windows
2 6 (4.55%) UNIX
3 5 (3.79%) Linux
4 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.52%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (10.61%) Information Security
3 13 (9.85%) Migration
4 11 (8.33%) CRM
5 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (5.30%) Analytics
6 7 (5.30%) Line Management
6 7 (5.30%) ERP
6 7 (5.30%) Business Analysis
7 6 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 6 (4.55%) ITIL
7 6 (4.55%) DRM
7 6 (4.55%) Project Management
7 6 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 6 (4.55%) Use Case
7 6 (4.55%) Release Management
8 5 (3.79%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.55%) Java
2 5 (3.79%) SQL
3 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.76%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.76%) C
5 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (27.27%) CCIE
1 36 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (11.36%) CCSE
3 13 (9.85%) JNCIS
4 12 (9.09%) Degree
5 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.55%) MCSE
6 6 (4.55%) MCITP
6 6 (4.55%) CISSP
7 5 (3.79%) CCNP
8 4 (3.03%) PCI QSA
8 4 (3.03%) CISA
9 3 (2.27%) CCA
9 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 2 (1.52%) CCDP
10 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.52%) MCSA
10 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.52%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.03%) BS25999
4 3 (2.27%) QA
5 2 (1.52%) GPG13
5 2 (1.52%) SLA
6 1 (0.76%) BS7799
6 1 (0.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) SCOM
1 3 (2.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 45 (34.09%) Juniper
2 42 (31.82%) Cisco
3 33 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (21.21%) F5
5 23 (17.42%) CheckPoint
5 23 (17.42%) Oracle
6 20 (15.15%) Riverbed
7 15 (11.36%) Blue Coat
8 14 (10.61%) Fortinet
8 14 (10.61%) IronPort
8 14 (10.61%) Tufin
9 6 (4.55%) Tableau
9 6 (4.55%) Cognos
9 6 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (3.03%) SAP
11 3 (2.27%) Nokia
11 3 (2.27%) VMware
12 2 (1.52%) EMC
12 2 (1.52%) HP
12 2 (1.52%) IBM
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k basic + £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus +
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott and May
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £80,000 per annum £70K - £80K + 20% Bonus + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k basic + £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k basic + £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, London, South East
Oracle
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago